Swiss Mountain Aid

For 25 years, “Bergversetzer” has been arranging voluntary work assignments in the mountain region. Thousands of hours have already been spent in the mountain areas as part of this joint project of Schweizer Berghilfe (Swiss Mountain Aid). The focus is on the maintenance of natural and cultural landscapes and construction work for the maintenance or creation of … Read more » “Swiss Mountain Aid”

The Exodus of Huguenots

The organisation is an international project, which deals with the exodus of Huguenots after 1685 from France to Germany and Switzerland. Recognised by the Council of Europe as a European Cultural Route, this long-distance international hiking trail follows the historical flight path of Huguenots to Germany and French-speaking Switzerland at the end of the 17th … Read more » “The Exodus of Huguenots”

Swiss Smilestones

One of the latest Swiss attractions is close to one of the older miracles of nature: the Rhine Falls (Rheinfall). Europe’s biggest fall was created 120 000 years ago by the glaciers. This phenomenon can now be admired in the largest indoor miniature world in Switzerland. The presentation is not finished yet, but the mountainous … Read more » “Swiss Smilestones”